Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Collingwood School & Media Arts College

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 06/07/2020 12:00
£16,795 - £18,179
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Collingwood School & Media Arts College
Post Number:
Closing date:
6 Jul
Further Information

Collingwood School & Media Arts College is a community special school that caters for pupils aged 2 to 19 with a wide range of special educational needs. The school offers a specialised learning environment to support the additional requirements of our pupils.

The Governors of the school are seeking a highly skilled and motivated higher level teaching assistant to undertake pre-prepared activities provided by a teacher and to supervise classes. The appointed person may be required to work as a teaching assistant when not supervising classes.

The role requires skills and knowledge of working with children with substantial additional challenges.

You must be:

• Experienced in planning and delivering teaching and learning activities for classes
• Flexible, motivated, supportive and enthusiastic
• Have the skills and commitment to improve outcomes for all students in our school
• Able to work effectively within a team
• Able to relate to a wide range of abilities
• Qualified to NVQ Level 3 or above in a relevant discipline

We are very proud of our achievements at Collingwood and the reputation we have gained for the high standard of education we provide. We are committed to continuing to improve the work we do and would welcome applications from people who will share this vision with us.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Further information about the school can be found on our website:

Contact Name: Clare Tait, School Business Leader
School Address: Stobhillgate, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 2HA
Telephone: 01670 516374
Email: admin@collingwood.northumberland.sch.uk

Hours of work: 37hrs per week, 8:30 to 4:30 Mon to Thurs, 8:30 to 4:00 Fri.

Closing date for applications is 6th July 2020

Please note
This job is closed for applications.